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In addition to the excitement at the Horse Park, many event attendees choose to explore the attractions of the surrounding area. Visit the Monastery of the Holy Spirit and the Walk of Heroes/Veterans War Memorial. Head into Olde Town Conyers for a unique dining and shopping experience, and spend some time with us in one of our local hotels.

Olde Town Conyers

The beautiful Olde Town section of the City of Conyers is just a short drive from the Park. Shoppers and sightseers love to stroll down the streets of this historic district, with its specialty stores and charming restaurants. Don't be surprised to find a celebration, parade or festival going on in Olde Town. The area is full of diverse and fun activities.

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Walk of Heroes/Veterans War Memorial

The Walk of Heroes Veterans War Memorial is located in northern Rockdale County, and recognizes the sacrifices of veterans that served in WWI, WWII, Korean War, Vietnam War and the Persian Gulf War. The Walk of Heroes produces several patriotic events and programs throughout the year, and offer the public the opportunity to purchase bricks in honor of or in memory of veterans who served in any branch of the U.S. military during the 20th and 21st century.

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Monastery of the Holy Spirit

Visitors and citizens of diverse religious backgrounds enjoy the serene surroundings of the lovely Monastery of the Holy Spirit. Located on an historic 2,000-acre plantation, the Monastery was started in 1944 by a group of Cistercian monks. Visitors can explore the beautiful landscaping and scenery, browse the gift shop or relax by the lake and enjoy the solitude. The new Monastic Heritage Center includes the Abbey Gift Shop and Cafe, Visitors Center, the Abbey Garden Center, Bonsai Nursery and Green House, and the Memorial Plaza and Prayer Walk. The Monastic Heritage Center features both new and renovated historic Monastery structures that integrate elements of learning and hospitality.

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From fast food to fancy fare, there's something for everyone's taste buds! Conyers offers a variety of local favorites as well as the national chain restaurants that you love.

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For die-hard shoppers, Conyers is home to a large number of national retail chains, including Target, Home Depot, T.J. Maxx, Wal-Mart, Belk and Kohl's. You'll find most of these retailers located on or in close proximity to GA Highway 20/138 that runs through Conyers.

Antique enthusiasts and those looking for one-of-a-kind gifts will want to visit historic Olde Town Conyers for an eclectic mix of shops and restaurants.

Just a few miles away, The Mall at Stonecrest awaits. The mall houses hundreds of stores including specialty and department stores, bookstores, electronics, restaurants and more. The Mall at Stonecrest is one of Atlanta's premier shopping experiences.

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With more than 1,500 rooms in Conyers, visitors have many choices for hotels in close proximity to the Georgia International Horse Park. Local hotels are also close to dining and shopping in the Conyers area.

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Download the Guide to Conyers App

As you plan your next visit to the GIHP, download the new Guide to Conyers app for all the local attractions! The FREE app is available on Google Play and App Store! From dining and tours to attractions and event info, download the app so you have everything Conyers at your fingertips. Click here to begin planning your next trip!

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